Wilmer Valderrama

Valderrama in 2011, photo by s_bukley / Shutterstock.com

Birth Name: Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama

Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 30, 1980

Ethnicity: Colombian, Venezuelan

Wilmer Valderrama is an American actor, producer, singer, dancer, and television personality. He starred in the television show That ’70s Show, as Fez.

Wilmer was born in Miami, to a Colombian mother, Sobeida (Arias), and a Venezuelan father, Balbino Antonio Valderrama Angel, who owned a farm equipment rental company. He and his family moved to Venezuela, where he was raised from the ages of three to thirteen. He also spent time in Colombia. When he was fourteen, the family returned to the U.S. He could not speak English when he returned to the U.S.

Wilmer has a daughter with his fiancée Amanda Pacheco.

A picture of Wilmer with his parents can be seen here. A picture of Wilmer with his father can be seen here.


Curious about ethnicity

87 Responses

  1. Oaken05 says:

    Some photos to add to the profile. Here he is years ago with his father and mother: https://media.gettyimages.com/photos/wilmer-valderrama-father-balvino-valderrama-and-mother-sobeida-picture-id148737878?s=594×594

    And a more recent one with his father: https://i.pinimg.com/originals/6f/88/2a/6f882aed80f36a5aaa47fdffffebfc25.jpg

    I wonder how much African ancestry he has if any? He certainly favors his dad, IMO.

  2. Jack Tripp says:

    So he is basically Indio from south america

  3. Kimmel says:

    He’s of South American heritage. I always thought he was Hispanic (yes, I know its not an ethnicity, but you know what i’m getting at).

  4. xteena says:

    he look arab

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